Protea Hotel Zanzibar Mbweni Ruins

Plot number 143/93, Mbweni Street, Kiembe Samakie

Zanzibar, Tanzania

Phone:+255 24 223 5478

Fax:+255 24 233 0536

Services & amenities

Car Rental

Buffet breakfast, fee from: 15 USD

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Guest room information

Room Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV

General Room Amenities

  • Mini fridge
  • Rollaway bed
  • Safe
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information



Buffet breakfast, fee from 15.00 USD


Rain Tree Restaurant

What better way to start your day than having a delicious breakfast with an awesome view of the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. This is our main and only restaurant where we serve lunches and dinners using the freshest ingredients available.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Fitness & recreation


Boating (5.6 km)

Jet-skiing (5.6 km)

Kayaking (5.6 km)

River rafting (5.6 km)

Sailing (5.6 km)

Snorkelling (5.6 km)

Tennis (44.7 km)

Water-skiing (10 km)

Surfing (10 km)


Mbweni Ruins Beach

Mbweni Ruins Pool


(25.9 km)

Local attractions

Zanzibar Spice Route

Funguni Rd,Malindi

8.1 km N from hotel

Jozani Forest


41.8 km SE from hotel

Mtoni Palace Ruins

Zanzibar Town,Malawi Rd

9.9 km N from hotel

Paje Beach


50.7 km SE from hotel

Zanzibar Butterfly Centre


34.4 km SE from hotel

House of Wonders (Beit-el-Ajaib)

Sokoku St,Kokoni

8 km N from hotel

Prison Island

Zanzibar Town,Malindi Rd

8.3 km N from hotel

Stone Town

Zanzibar Town,Kiponda

7.4 km N from hotel

Zanzibar Gallery

Gizenga St,Vuga

7.9 km N from hotel

Old Fort of Zanzibar

Mizingani Road,Stone Town

7.2 km N from hotel

Pemba Island

Swahili Coast

20 km NE from hotel

Hamamni Persian Baths

Soko Ya Mohogo,Stone Town

7 km N from hotel

Peace Memorial Museum

Benjamin Mkapa Rd,Stone Town

6.3 km N from hotel

The Old Dispensary

Malindi Rd,Stone Town

7.6 km N from hotel

Cheetah's Rock

20.8 km N from hotel

Forodhani Park

Forodhani,Stone Town

8.2 km N from hotel

Darajani Bazaar

Stone Town

7 km N from hotel

Dolphin & Whale Watching

8.4 km N from hotel

Anglican Cathedral and Slave Market

Stone Town

6.9 km N from hotel

Ruins of Zanzibar

2 km N from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport information

Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ)


Airport phone: +255 24 223 3979

Hotel direction: 2.6 km SE

  • Airport shuttle service, reservation required, fee: 20 USD (one way)
  • Alternative transport: Nigos;reservation required
Driving directions

Head northwest on Nyerere Rd and turn left off Nyerere Road. Keep to the left onto. Turn right onto Mweni Road and first turn left. At the T-junction, turn Right, the hoteal is on the left.


For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +255 24 223 5478+255 24 223 5478.

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Accessible Self-parking
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Deadbolt locks, lowered
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